[Review] Steven Ruskin (2004) John Herschel's Cape voyage. Private science, public imagination and the ambitions of empire

Dubow, Saul (2005) [Review] Steven Ruskin (2004) John Herschel's Cape voyage. Private science, public imagination and the ambitions of empire. Journal of Southern African Studies, 31 (3). pp. 677-678. ISSN 0305-7070

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John Herschel at the Cape
Steven Ruskin, John Herschel’s Cape Voyage. Private Science, Public Imagination and the Ambitions of Empire (Ashgate, Aldershot, 2004), 262 pp., hardback £45, ISBN 0 7546 3558 9.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > History
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DT History of Africa > DT1701 South Africa
Depositing User: Saul Dubow
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 20:07
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2012 08:47
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/24164
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